Louis Shanafelt, EquatIO Product Manager

EquatIO for LMS now works in Brightspace D2L and Schoology

Have you been looking for a more creative and intuitive math editor for your LMS?  Look no further than EquatIO! For the past two years, EquatIO for LMS has been available within Canvas LMS. And now we’re excited to share that it’s available with Brightspace D2L & Schoology, as well!

Users who have a Unlimited Domain License for EquatIO can add this LTI tool to the learning management system so teachers and students can create digital STEM content directly within their Learning Management Systems.  

The EquatIO input methods that you have grown to love inside the GSuite Apps & Microsoft Word can now be accessed inside your LMS, including the Equation Editor, LaTex Editor, Graph Editor (powered by Desmos), Handwriting Recognition, and Speech Input.  Bringing these Universal Design for learning benefits to Brightspace D2L and Schoology will allow students to show their understanding of math concepts in a meaningful way.  

GIF of EquatIO for LMS in Brightspace D2L

Teachers will also benefit greatly from this integration as assignments and assessments can now be auto-graded in both of these LMS systems (as long as teachers create items where students can respond in the ‘HTML editor’ for Brightspace D2L and the ‘Rich Text Editor’ for Schoology).  

Users who are new to the buttons within EquatIO for LMS can find our updated Quick Reference Guide here or visit our website for more information on how EquatIO works in an LMS.  

GIF of EquatIO for LMS in Schoology

Don’t forget to tell us what you think

As you explore, we would love to hear your feedback on these latest updates, as well as any future development you would like to see. If you have suggestions, please feel free to add them in the comments below.  Nothing makes us happier than hearing from our customers!

And if you are interested in getting EquatIO for LMS for your school or district, please contact us and one of our Texthelp representatives will be happy to chat!


BARBARA DI MARINO 4/28/2020 3:55:37 PM
Hello, I installed Equatio few days ago, but I was using a wrong Google Chrome Account when TextHelp sent me email for abilitation. I tried to disinstall Equatio, to configure the right Chrome Account (barbara.dimarino@dida.iscsud.edu.it), to install Equatio again and to request the subscription for Covid time to TextHelp. I didn't receive another mail from TextHelp and Equatio is not working, for example in Google Module (to create a Quiz). I'm a math teacher and it is very important for me can use this extension during Covid time. Can you help me? Can TextHelp subscribe my right account again? Thank you so much in advance.
Best regards, Barbara Di Marino

Corey Jeffers 4/23/2020 3:47:33 PM
This is great to see this working with Schoology! Thank you!

Deena Kimmel 4/24/2020 12:59:11 PM
Thanks Corey! Glad to hear you are enjoying the new integration!




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